Centre for Science and Environment
Recommendations prepared MANUAL ON SOLAR ROOFTOP
Your Own Sun
The manual explains everything a home owner/residential society needs to know about solar rooftop and how to install it.
Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana CSE REPORT
Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana - An Assessment
We at CSE undertook a detailed independent evaluation and analysis of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY)
Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana CSE WOOD REPORT
But is India doing enough to meet its present and future needs?
Delayed Deadline POLICY BRIEF
Analysis of coal power sector's plans to meet new environmental norms
Environment Readers REPORT
A survey of biomedical waste management practices in Jharkhand
Environment Readers CSE LATEST BOOK
Environment Reader for Universities
The book is totally based on the UGC syllabus for environmental studies for undergraduates; and it comes to you from CSE, an NGO whose primary task is environment oriented research, since 1980.
The PuzzleREPORT
The Puzzle of Forest Productivity
Are Forest Development Corporations Solving It Right?
solar rooftop POLICY BRIEF
Replacing Diesel Generators in Residential Societies
New Environmental Norms for the Power Sector
Proceedings and Recommendations of the Stakeholder Workshop Organized by CSE Sept. 7, 2016
Regulating Small-Scale Mining of Minor Minerals
A Comprehensive Framework Beyond Environmenal Clearances
shutting old capacityPOLICY BRIEF
Shutting Old Capacity: The 34 GW Question
Discusses the environmental, economic and technical parameters that can be used to identify power plant units which have exceeded their design life for retirement
Loosing Solid Ground CSE REPORT
Losing Solid Ground

MMDR Amendment Act, 2015 and the state of the mining sector in India
district mineral foundation MINING POLICY
Model District Mineral Foundation (Trust) Rules,2015

Model Rules to work for the interest and benefit of persons, and areas affected by mining and related operations.
Good News & Bad News: Clearing the Air in Indian Cities RWH FILM
A Public Service Advertisement on Rainwater Harvesting by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE)
Solar my roof
corporate social

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The latest issue of the State of India’s Environment 2016 is bigger and better. Articles summing up the latest developments from forests and wildlife, agriculture and land use, climate change,


India's most credible annual statement on environment and development. Backed by our more than 30 years of research and reportage experiences, this report helps you make sense of the development puzzle called India


The book is an attempt to highlight the present status of solid waste management in the country and what should be the way ahead. It is clear that cities are producing more and more waste and solid waste generation in our country is increasing. In such a scenario, we need to re-invent waste management in our country.

Press Releases

September 15, 2017

Launch meeting and workshop held in Addis Ababa brings together 22 African journalists from 12 countries; addresses problems, challenges and opportunities in reporting on agriculture and climate change

August 31, 2017

The bacteria now spreading into environment through litter from these farms – they can easily infect human beings

August 30, 2017

The country aims at being open defecation-free by 2019 

CSE Study
August 12, 2017

One diesel SUV emits as much toxic nitrogen oxide as 25-65 small petrol cars
CSE draws attention to the study. Asks – Is India falling in the grip of Europe-style ‘dieselgate’?

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